BACK ISSUES: Essential Iron Fist

BACK ISSUES: Essential Iron Fist

Welcome to another edition of “Back Issues”, the column where I examine a character, concept or theme making waves in comics today through issues from the past. Tomorrow, Marvel’s Iron Fist will be released via the studios’ partnership with streaming service Netflix. In honor of the latest Marvel hero to make his debut, today’s column is going to take a look back at over 4 decades of Iron Fist comic book tales and give you…

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Back Issues: WTF Logan? 5 Dumb Wolverine Moments

Back Issues: WTF Logan? 5 Dumb Wolverine Moments

Welcome to another edition of “Back Issues”, the column where I examine a character, concept or theme making waves in comics today through issues from the past. With 20th Century Fox’s “Logan” opening in theatres today, it’s a big day for everyone’s favorite hirsute Canadian (sorry, not you, Eugene Levy). The film marks the final time Hugh Jackman will sheathe his claws (unsheathe his claws? Both?) in the role that made him a star, and…

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“G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #183”

“G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #183”

“G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #183″ was my first experience with the property since watching the beloved children’s cartoon of my youth, as well as the infamous online memes that have become synonymous with the property. To my great surprise, there was a lot more depth to G.I. Joe than yelling “pork chop sandwiches” again and again, and the issue makes for an enjoyable read. Coming into G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero for…

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